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Guess Hoo-Hoo-Hooo is Back in Clark

November 22, 2017

CLARK, NJ - It is Thanksgiving week and one nocturnal raptor living in town has much to be thankful for this year.    The Great-Horned owl found caught in a soccer net at Arthur L. Johnson High School in August is back in town, thanks to the kindness of a couple of locals and the expertise of the staff at The Raptor Trust.     

According to a representative ...

Clark Recreation Hosts Annual Family Roller Skate Night

WOODBRIDGE, NJ - Clark Recreation held its annual Family Roller Skate night at the Woodbridge Community Center on Saturday November 11.   According to Recreation Director Ralph Bernardo, over 80 skaters took to the floor and showed off their talents on wheels.

The evening included skate rentals, pizza, soda, video arcade games and fun.   

Township of Clark Commemorates Veterans Day

CLARK, NJ – Veterans and their families, elected officials, first responders, members of various patriotic veterans organizations and residents gathered in front of Arthur L. Johnson High School on Saturday morning to commemorate Veterans Day. 

Members of Clark's (John L Ruddy) VFW Post 7363, led by Commander Jack Doran arranged the annual ceremony.  ...

Hehnly and Valley Road Elementary Schools Honor Veterans in Clark

CLARK, NJ - Frank K. Hehnly and Valley Road Elementary Schools in Clark held special Veteran’s Day programs in each school.  

During the ceremonies Veterans visited each of the schools sharing their experiences. Through the veterans’ words and actions, students learned about freedom, courage, and sacrifice.  Many veterans brought pictures, artifacts, and medals ...

Clark Mayor Requesting Trick-or-Treaters Off the Streets By Dusk

CLARK, NJ – Today is the day children of all ages, head out to collect their annual spoils from the Halloween door-to-door hunt for treats.   Mayor Sal Bonaccorso is recommending all Halloween Trick or Treating be completed before dark for the protection of all involved.   “For safety reasons, I highly recommend having children off of the streets by dusk,” ...

VIDEO: Plenty of Tricks and Treats at the Clark Recreation/Clark PBA Trunk or Treat

CLARK, NJ - Children, parents, extended families, neighbors and more got in the Halloween spirit at this year's Clark Recreation and Clark PBA Trunk or Treat. 

The event held annually in the parking lot of Arthur L. Johnson High School has become a popular destination for trick or treaters and lovers of all things Halloween.   Residents and businesses volunteer to decorate ...

Union County Residents Walk for Recovery at 18th Annual Union County Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Walk

CRANFORD, NJ – Approximately 200 participants walked in Saturday’s 18th Annual Union County Red Ribbon Drug Prevention Walk in Nomahegan Park.

The walk was coordinated by Prevention Links and Wellness Coalition of Union County and hosted by former Governor Jim McGreevey.

“We all know what’s happening in our communities and our nation” McGreevey said. “I ...

Fall Classes at Clark Recreation are in Full Swing

CLARK, NJ - Fall Programs and Classes are in full swing at the Clark Recreation Center according to Director Ralph Bernardo.  "Yoga, Cooking, Music, Soccer Squirts, Ballet, Ceramics and Pickleball are just a few of the forty classes being offered, many free to Clark residents," said Bernardo. 

 Registration forms are available at the Recreation center. Completed ...

Clark Resident Offers Best Guess to Win Candies in Jar at Italian-American Feast

CLARK, NJ - Silvia Jacobsen has an eye for calculations and a system for strategizing which helped her win a jar filled with Hershey's Kisses on display on the TAPinto Clark table at the UNICO Italian-American Feast over Columbus Day Weekend. 

Jacobsen's mother Digna Jacobsen said her daughter has won these types of contest before.   In the end Silvia Jacobsen ...

Video Part Two: Scenes From the UNICO Italian-American Feast

CLARK, NJ -  Clark Recreation Director and UNICO Vice President Ralph Bernardo collected a myriad of pictures from the UNICO Italian-American Feast and shared them with TAPinto Clark.  They are included in the video below:

 

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